26 Dec '11, 10am

Excessive levels of cancer-causing toxin found in Chinese milk

Excessive levels of cancer-causing toxin found in Chinese milk

In this Nov 5, 2008 file photo, workers squeeze melamine-tainted milk into a drainage ditch leading to the sewage treatment plant at a Mengniu Dairy factory in Wuhan, in central China's Hubei province. Mengniu, China's biggest milk producer, said it has destroyed a batch of milk after it was discovered to have excessive levels of a cancer-causing toxin, in another safety scare for the country's dairy industry. -- PHOTO: AP SHANGHAI (AFP) - China has discovered excessive levels of a cancer-causing toxin in milk produced by one of the nation's leading dairy companies, the firm said, in the latest in a series of food safety alarms. The government's quality watchdog found high levels of an aflatoxin, which is caused by mould, in milk produced by the Mengniu Dairy Group, the company said in a statement issued on Sunday. Mengniu said the milk, produced at one of its plants in th...

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